ridecamp@endurance.net: Re: [endurance] Egyptian Arabians

Re: [endurance] Egyptian Arabians

Joyce Kellenberger (joyce@homer.ca.boeing.com)
Mon, 1 Jul 96 17:24:35 PDT

Kitty writes:>
> Joyce,
> I don't want to dispute your remark concerning the beauty of Arabians - I own
> four myself, but in addition, I own and breed Missouri Fox Trotters.
> My own experience is that the Fox Trotter is more intelligent than any
> Arabian I have ever handled. Every Arabian I've owned, except one, wakes up
> in a new world every day. Every new experience, no matter how closely it
> resembles something they've done in the past, has to be gone thru, from the
> very beginning. MY fox trotters are more laid back, more adaptable, yet very
> aware, not deadheads, just levelheads.
> My two cents.
> Kitty
> Not only are Fox Trotters level headed and laid back, they can really move
out. I ride with a friend that has two and she doesn't have any problem
keeping up with my 50-miler. I'm impressed by this breed. Joyce